Historic-battle reenactments in England, the reemergence of a flooded village in Portugal, a beagle-rescue operation in Virginia, sledding at a mountain ski resort in Lesotho, and much more
Some of the best images from a competition celebrating the natural world
A fissure opened on August 3, and thousands have since made the long trek to the site to witness the new eruption.
Scenes from the Commonwealth Games in England, a new sinkhole in Chile, Beluga whales near Svalbard, an air show above the Giza Pyramids, and much more
Images from a region beset by record-setting floods, just starting the work of recovery
A lake dive in Bosnia, racing on the Senegal River, an earthquake in the Philippines, NASCAR in Pennsylvania, wildfires in Greece and France, and much more
Images from the past month showing scenes from Kharkiv, Vinnytsia, Kyiv, Donetsk, Mariupol, and more
Images from California’s biggest wildfire this year
A bird market in Afghanistan, wildfires in several European countries, heavy snow in Argentina, a huge water fight in Spain, an abandoned theme park in Turkey, and much more
Images of some of the effects of this heat wave, and some of the ways people are coping with it
Dozens of wildfires have broken out across Portugal, Spain, France, and other Southern European countries amid a deadly heat wave.
Severe flooding in western Virginia, anti-government protests in Sri Lanka, a massive bonfire in Northern Ireland, the first images from the James Webb Space Telescope, and much more
Some of the top-ranked images from this year’s competition
Yesterday, the world got a glimpse of the incredible detail JWST can see, and today, NASA released more initial images, depicting a stellar nursery, an exoplanet, a planetary nebula, and a quintet of galaxies.
A tragic shooting at a Fourth of July parade in Illinois, a hot-dog-eating contest in Coney Island, a scary Formula 1 crash in England, scenes from the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, and much more
Some of the best bird photography of the year—a collection of this year’s winners
Surfing at a water park in Italy, Ivan Kupala day in Russia, a robotic rover on Mount Etna, a Pride parade in Mexico City, National Paddy Day in Nepal, and much more
Beautiful images from another world, of a delicate, ephemeral phenomenon
Images from this year’s Glastonbury Festival—back after a two-year COVID-19 hiatus
Images of protest from Houston, Atlanta, Boston, Seattle, Denver, Raleigh, St. Louis, Portland, New York, Nashville, and many other locations